LEVE’s Call for Proposals for Seed Funding

LEVE (“Livelihoods in Developing Countries:

Health, Environment and Poverty”), the new inter-faculty research area at the University of Oslo has issued the Call for Proposals to Seedfunding for the LEVE Research Network.

It is also an opportunity for researchers to join the LEVE Academic Network.

purpose of this call is to provide funds “to develop research ini Thetiatives/project development, seminars and workshops.” Applications should specify their projects in coherence with LEVE’s research areas.

LEVE’s research areas are based on the “changing pattern of risk” that “directly affect the development of new patters of poverty and disease.” These include;

  • Environmental changes

  • Global warming
  • Financial fluctuations
  • Changing settlement patterns due to urbanization and migrations.

    Proposals should comprise of the following information:

  • a short description (max. 2 pages) of research acitivities/project development, seminars and workshops in coherence with LEVES’s research areas
  • interdisciplinary teams from the minimum of two different institutions
  • a project plan with milestones
  • a budget not exceeding NOK 50,000, wich must be spent
  • short CV of researchers involved Application Deadline; 10 November

    For More Information and Application, please visit; LEVE Website

  • Scholarship 2017/18

    Undergraduate Scholarships,
    Masters Scholarships,
    PhD Scholarships,
    International Scholarships.